Theo nguồn tin trên trang mạng của U.S. Embassy @ Hanoi City
|from Apr. 21 to Aug. 1||Ambassador’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (PDF-205KB)||American Center|
|Aug. 3, 10:30 – 12:00||Pronunciation Workshop||Bui Phuong Anh, EducationUSA Advising Center|
|Aug. 3, 3:30 – 4:30||60 Minutes with Press Officer||Lisa Bess Wishman, Press Officer, U.S. Embassy Hanoi|
|Aug. 3, 3:00-4:00||The American Civil War||Ron Milam, Ph.D., U.S. Fulbright Scholar to Vietnam|
|Aug. 3, 3:30 – 5:00||MOOC15: Introduction to Public Speaking Skills (PDF, 15.6MB)– Facilitated Discussion #4. Register here||Tran Thi Thuy Trang|
|Aug. 4, 11:30 – 1:00||Pronunciation Workshop #7 (final)||Amy Baum|
|Aug. 4, 5:00 – 7:00||MOOC 16 “Foundations of Business Strategy” (PDF, 571KB) – Facilitated discussion #3 at Vietnam Silicon Valley, 24 Lý Thường Kiệt Street, Hanoi. Register (required) here||Nikki Nguyen|
|Aug. 10, 10:30 – 12:00||Pronunciation Workshop||Bui Phuong Anh, EducationUSA Advising Center|
|Aug. 10, 2:00 – 3:00||Leadership Skills Training||Kristin Hayden, Oneworldnow|
|Aug. 10, 3:30 – 5:00||MOOC15: Introduction to Public Speaking Skills (PDF, 15.6MB)– Facilitated Discussion #5. Register here||Tran Thi Thuy Trang|
|Aug. 11, 5:00 – 7:00||MOOC 16 “Foundations of Business Strategy” (PDF, 571KB) – Facilitated discussion #4 at Vietnam Silicon Valley, 24 Lý Thường Kiệt Street, Hanoi. Register (required) here||Nikki Nguyen|
|Aug. 11 – 12, 9:00 – 3:00||Leadership Skills for Social Entrepreneurs Camp. Registration (required) here by 5 pm July 31, 2016||American Center and VSEED|
|Aug. 13, 9:00 – 3:00||Leadership Skills and Entrepreneurship Skills for LGBTI Community Members. Register (required) here||Kristin Hayden|
|Aug. 17, 10:30 – 12:00||Pronunciation Workshop||Bui Phuong Anh, EducationUSA Advising Center|
|Aug. 17, 3:30 – 5:00||MOOC18: Psychology at Work (PDF-627KB) – Facilitated Discussion #1. Register (required) here||Tran Thi Thuy Trang|
|Aug. 18, 5:00 – 7:00||MOOC 16 “Foundations of Business Strategy” (PDF, 571KB) – Facilitated discussion #4 at Vietnam Silicon Valley, 24 Lý Thường Kiệt Street, Hanoi. Register (required) here||Nikki Nguyen|
|Aug. 24, 10:30 – 12:00||Pronunciation Workshop||Bui Phuong Anh, EducationUSA Advising Center|
|Aug. 25, 3:00-4:30||MOOC17: English for Journalism (PDF, 478KB) – Facilitated Discussion #1. Register (required) here||Nikki Nguyen|
|Aug. 24, 4:00 – 5:30||MOOC18: Psychology at Work (PDF-627KB) – Facilitated Discussion #2. Register (required) here||Tran Thi Thuy Trang|
|Aug. 30, 11:30 – 1:00||Pronunciation Workshop||Melissa Judy|
|Aug. 31, 3:30-5:00||MOOC18: Psychology at Work (PDF-627KB) – Facilitated Discussion #3. Register (required) here||Tran Thi Thuy Trang|
Fridays, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Call it a conversation, or any one of this word’s synonyms – chat, colloquy, converse, dialog, discussion, etc. – this is an hour of informal talk and your opportunity to improve your English speaking and listening skills. An American host of the hour will introduce a topic and guide you through discussion around it. Come to chat and learn. Bring your friends and make even more friends!
American English Club
American Center Interns
Come join our American English Club to improve your English speaking skills and enhance your English vocabularies on variety of topics. This club is also a good chance for you to meet new friends and enjoy lot of fun games, discussions and activities.
AC Student News
American Center Interns
Adapted from the CNN Student News, this program encouraged participants to reflect on and discuss international issues, while using opportunity to sharpen English language skills, especially listening and speaking.
American Center Interns
The goal of the American Center’s Debate Club is to create friendly environment where anyone can express and freely debate their ideas on interesting current topics. So if you like to analyze facts, communicates openly, or just interested in debate please make your way to the AC to join our club.
Introduction to eLibraryUSA
Fridays, 11:00 – 11:30 am
eLibraryUSA is an online library with free access to 30+ up-to-date databases including researches, journals, books, articles, encyclopedias, films, photographs, magazines, topics and references for students, teachers, youth, businessmen and kids. Please come join in our orientation session to learn more about a plentiful and helpful resource of information, then you can register to get your own login account to access to eLibraryUSA from any Internet connection.
Thursdays, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
This 7-week pronunciation course focuses on the pronunciation features of American English and will help students improve their awareness and production of various aspects of pronunciation. Topics include consonant and vowel sounds, stress, intonation, rhythm, and problem areas for Vietnamese speakers of English.
July 27, 11:00 – 12:00 noon
Develop vocabulary through games. We will play popular American games, such as Concentration, Simon Says and Family Feud. You will build your vocabulary while learning about American culture.
The American Civil War
August 3, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Ron Milam, Ph.D., U.S. Fulbright Scholar to Vietnam
With America having recently commemorated the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War, Dr. Ron Milam, a professor of history at Texas Tech University and a Fulbright Scholar to Vietnam will explore the tragic conflict that tore America apart, and how order was eventually restored.
60 Minutes with the Press Officer
August 3, 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Lisa Bess Wishman, U.S. Embassy Press Officer
Would you like to know what’s in the U.S. news? Would you like to chat with the U.S. Embassy’s Press Officer Lisa Bess Wishman? If so, please plan to join her at the American Center on the first Wednesday of every month from 3:30 – 4:30. Lisa, a U.S. Foreign Service Officer, has served in Tel Aviv, Israel; Ottawa, Canada; and Washington, D.C. After having studied Vietnamese in Hanoi for 11 months, she assumed her position as the Embassy’s press officer in August 2014 and will remain in Vietnam through summer 2016. She looks forward to getting to know you better.
Leadership Skills Training
August 10, 2:00 – 3:30
Kristin Hayden, Oneworldnow
The “VisionBoost Workshop” is an energizing interactive session on vision Building to inspire and unleash life’s possibilities for the change you want to make in the world. Participants are led through a dynamic presentation, facilitated activities, writing exercises and simulations. In this journey to Vision, we will have the opportunity to develop personal Vision Statements as well as declare, share and explore our greatest aspirations. Whether developing your Vision or needing that boost to make it happen, participants will walk-away with daily practices, tools and inspiration to support creating their biggest possibility!
Leadership Skills for Social Entrepreneurs Camp
11th – 12th August, 2016
Registration form: https://goo.gl/xFcAuI. Deadline: 5p.m on 31st July, 2016
Leadership Skills for Social Entrepreneurs Camp is a two-day program offered by the U.S Embassy Hanoi through VSEED (Vietnam Social Entrepreneurship Empowerment and Development). The camp provides social entrepreneurs the unique opportunity to learn new strategies to improve their businesses.
Participants will learn from Vietnamese and American social entrepreneur experts on social entrepreneurship skills, especially on Marketing, Human Resources, Finance and Operations as well as receiving individualized or group mentorship on case studies. Besides all that, participants will also have the chance to network with potential partners for future cooperation.
Participants must come from Northern Vietnam. Transportation and accommodations are fully-funded.
Leadership Skills and Entrepreneurship Skills for LGBTI Community Members
August 13, 9:00 – 3:00
(Interpreter is provided)
As a LGBTI community member, do you face challenges and barriers in life? Do you want to become a leader and advocate for LGBTI rights? Do you want to learn/improve your entrepreneurship/business skills? Come join our full-day workshop “Leadership and entrepreneurship skills for LGBTI community members” to inspire and unleash life’s possibilities for the change you want to make in the world. Do you want to learn how to market and brand your projects? This full-day workshop will be for you.
Registration is required to facilitate access. Lunch will be provided. Register here by close of business day on August 11, 2016.
Speaker’s bio: Kristin Hayden, Social Entrepreneur, Movement Builder, Visionary
Kristin Hayden has spent her career creating opportunities for leadership and greater global engagement among historically underprivileged groups. She is an Ashoka Fellow and the Official Spokesperson for the Global Access Pipeline. She is currently the Chief Partnership Officer for IGNITE in San Francisco, building a national movement to inspire young women to run for political office. She is also the co-founder of VisionVenture, the social enterprise that inspires, equips, accelerates and invests in changemakers’ Visions. In 2002, she founded OneWorld Now!, an award-winning global leadership program for low-income and minority youth based in Seattle, which has been hailed as one of the most innovative after school programs in the USA. She has lived and worked in Russia, Georgia, France, and the UK, and speaks Russian with professional proficiency. She has also worked on projects and exchanges in Brazil, Japan, China, Morocco, Jordan and Qatar. Kristin is a high-energy, sought-after speaker on vision, diversity and inclusion, global leadership, women’s and girls’ leadership, and social entrepreneurship for audiences ranging from high school-aged youth to aspiring and established leaders.